Chaos in Ecuador: War against Drug Cartels

Chaos in Ecuador: War against Drug Cartels

On 8 January, a national state of emergency was declared in Ecuador for 60 days due to a security crisis and prison riots. The order was issued by the newly elected president Daniel Noboa after the escape of drug lord Jose Adolfo Macias Villamar from prison. ...
Fun and Unique Christmas Traditions around the World

Fun and Unique Christmas Traditions around the World

“The core of man’s spirit comes from new experiences” – Into the wild Season’s greetings, travellers. Looking to zhoosh up your Christmas this year? Well, you’ve landed at the right place. Welcome aboard our sleigh – Let’s ditch the ordinary and jingle all the way to...
Australia on High Alert due to Bushfires

Australia on High Alert due to Bushfires

Australia is on high alert due to multiple active wildfires across the country. Bushfires continue to burn in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, and the Northern Territory.  Bushfires in Australia are often due to extremely high temperatures, low relative...
A Surge in Violence and Organized Crime – Ecuador

A Surge in Violence and Organized Crime – Ecuador

Ecuador has been witnessing a disturbing surge in violence marked by an increase in drug-related activities and violent killings since late 2020. Attacks on political candidates and leaders by criminal groups are on the rise. Politicians are increasingly being...